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How To Speed Up Your WordPress Website: Make Fewer http Requests, Add Expires Headers, gzip Compression and More

Poor website performance is expensive. According to Kissmetrics, an e-commerce site making $100,000 per day can lose up to $2.5 million a year for every extra second of load time. Fortunately, learning how to speed up your website and make big performance gains doesn’t have to be complicated. The first step, covered in What You […]

7 Ways to Improve Page Load Time on WordPress – and Prove It to Your Clients!

Developing a beautiful website that makes your client happy is goal #1. However, creating a great website doesn’t stop at aesthetics. You also want to set them up for success with a blazing fast site that will maximize conversions, improve rankings, and give your client’s visitors an amazing user experience. Improved page load time is […]

Caching Options for Optimizing Your VPS

It’s a fact: slow websites lead to a loss of visitors, preventing you from converting those visitors to paying customers. Studies done by Akamai show that more and more consumers expect quick-loading sites – a recent study shows that 30% of all consumers expect page load times of one second or less, compared to a […]

Optimizing Images On Your Website

For most websites these days including images is a given. However, if used improperly your images could be having negative effects on your bottom line. Unoptimized images can quickly bog down your site, causing it to load slowly and making visitors click away. It’s important to make sure you’re properly formatting and optimizing images for […]

Optimize Your VPS With These Tips

As your business or website grows or changes, it is important to remember the key role your virtual private server plays in your success. Even if your VPS seems to be running smoothly, it is always a good time to take a closer look for potential ways to optimize its performance. Often the default settings […]

E-Commerce Hosting Tips for the Holidays

The Holiday shopping season is upon us! While consumers are powering up their laptops, tablets, and phones, retailers should be metaphorically battening down the hatches to prepare for the onslaught of Holiday traffic. Is your e-commerce site ready for the craziness that is the Holiday shopping season? We’re ready to help you prepare your site […]

Content Delivery Networks (CDNs): Trends & Benefits

Over the last four to five years, the method in which content is delivered through the Internet has changed dramatically. The volume of traffic now served by content delivery networks (CDNs) accounts for more than half of all consumer traffic, according to a preliminary report done by Deepfield. This is a significant increase from their […]

What is a CDN?

A CDN, or Content Delivery Network, is a large distribution of servers deployed in multiple data centers across the world with the goal of serving content to your end users with high availability and high performance. A CDN can speed up your content delivery around the world through its network of strategically located servers that […]